Name: Evan THOMAS
Given Name: Evan
Birth: 10 Feb 1743 in , Chester, Pennsylvania, now USA
Death: ABT Jul 1820 in , Rockingham, Virginia, USA
notes from family tree of Rev. Christos Christou, Jr.:
BIRTH: Family Bible of Rees Thomas. Place of birth given as Chester Co PA on
the DAR papers.
DEATH: from Levi May book. adm. of estate by Levi May p vii Aug 9 1820 an
auction to sell estate. dated Jul 24 1820. property: one horse, rye, oates and
wheat, some bacon, household and kitchen furniture, farming utensils and a
number of other articles. sale to commence at 10 O'clock. Levi May executor.
between Feb 1820 (signed deed) and Jul 1820 (adm. of estate)
DAR has his death as 1836 which is incorrect - this is another Evan Thomas
who died in Harrison Co, WV.
Abstracts of Exec, Admin and Guardian Bonds Jul 18 1820 Evan Thomas dec'd by
Levi May one of the exec. Births of his children come from his Family bible.
Copies at DAR in Washington and MHS in Baltimore.
SOLDIER: American Revolution, supplemental application for Christos Christou,
Jr. in the SAR #130571. several members in the DAR. American Revolution served
in militia from VA. 3rd VA Regt. Feb.-Mar 1777 and 2nd VA Regt. Jun 1777
DEED: Burnt Deed Book p 386 Feb 10 1800 Evan Thomas and Rebecca to Margaret
McKinsey, wife of Thomas, late Margaret Thomas, dau of Evan Thomas. 208 1/4
acres part of two original tracts 1st 246a granted Francis Green by patent May
29 1760 and to Evan Thomas by lease and release 17 and 18 May 1768 Aug. Co 2nd
97acres granted said Evan Thomas by pat. Mar 1 1773 between Middle Branch
Linville cr and Joe's Cr adj Ez. Thomas, Bowers, etc.
DEED: Burnt Deed Book 14 p 406 Rudolph Moyers and Rebecca, Gracey Thomas, widow
of Moses to John Chrisman for $5,000 300 acres formerly belonging to Evan
Thomas dec. and bequeathed to his granddaughter late Rebecca Thomas, dau of son
Moses and to Gracey, widow of Moses Thomas 1/3 during her lifetime. Also part
of said tract of 300 acres conv. to said Rudolph by John Bear and Mary on 1 Apr
1824 adj. Henry Moyer, widow Cath. Chrisman, David Moyers.
DEED: Burnt Deed Book p 448 Evan Thomas to John Chrisman 1 1/4 acres 36 poles
adj. said Chrisman, part of 240 acres 1st granted to Francis Green Nov. 18, 1806.
Father: Rees THOMAS b: 4 Jun 1690 in , Pembrokeshire, Wales
Mother: Jane b: ABT 1710
Rebecca GREEN b: 21 Sep 1743 in ,, Pennsylvania, now USA
in , Rockingham, Virginia, now USA
- Rees THOMAS b: 29 Dec 1765 in , Rockingham, Virginia, now USA
- Ezekial THOMAS b: 31 Dec 1767 in , Rockingham, Virginia, now USA
- Margaret THOMAS b: 28 Nov 1769 in , Rockingham, Virginia, now USA
- Aaron THOMAS b: 6 Sep 1772 in , Rockingham, Virginia, now USA
- Jane THOMAS b: 1774 in , Rockingham, Virginia, USA
- Kezia THOMAS b: 30 May 1776 in , Rockingham, Virginia, USA
- Edith THOMAS b: 20 Nov 1778 in , Rockingham, Virginia, USA
- Moses THOMAS b: 10 Jul 1780 in Edom, Rockingham, Virginia, USA